70-58
6 - 5
57-72

Game Story

The Cardinals were glad they pulled this one out, eventually. Matt Carpenter hit a sacrifice fly in the 12th inning, lifting St. Louis over the Philadelphia Phillies 6-5 on Saturday night. Jhonny Peralta homered for the Cardinals, who have won eight of 10 and closed within a half-game of NL...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 R H E
StL 0 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 13 1
Phi 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 5 9 2

Scoring Summary

Top 2nd: St. Louis
Jhonny PeraltaDFP
homered to deep left
STL 1 - PHI 0
Bottom 4th: Philadelphia
Carlos RuizDFP
doubled to right center,
Marlon ByrdDFP
and
Domonic BrownDFP
scored
STL 1 - PHI 2
Top 5th: St. Louis
Matt HollidayDFP
grounded out to second,
Shelby MillerDFP
scored,
Matt CarpenterDFP
to third
STL 2 - PHI 2
Top 6th: St. Louis
Oscar TaverasDFP
singled to shallow left,
A.J. PierzynskiDFP
to third,
A.J. PierzynskiDFP
scored,
Oscar TaverasDFP
to third on left fielder
Domonic BrownDFP
's fielding error
STL 3 - PHI 2
Shelby MillerDFP
sacrificed,
Oscar TaverasDFP
scored,
Jon JayDFP
to second,
Jon JayDFP
scored,
Shelby MillerDFP
to second on third baseman
Cody AscheDFP
's throwing error
STL 5 - PHI 2
Bottom 6th: Philadelphia
Ryan HowardDFP
homered to deep left
STL 5 - PHI 3
Bottom 8th: Philadelphia
Marlon ByrdDFP
singled to shallow right,
Jimmy RollinsDFP
and
Chase UtleyDFP
scored,
Ryan HowardDFP
to second
STL 5 - PHI 5
Top 12th: St. Louis
Matt CarpenterDFP
hit sacrifice fly to left,
Daniel DescalsoDFP
scored,
Peter BourjosDFP
to second
STL 6 - PHI 5

Pitching Details

Batting

St. Louis

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Matt CarpenterDFP
3B
6 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 2 .285
Kolten WongDFP
2B
6 0 2 0 0 1 1 1 0 .248
Matt HollidayDFP
LF
5 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 3 .262
Matt AdamsDFP
1B
5 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 5 .308
Jhonny PeraltaDFP
SS
5 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 4 .261
A.J. PierzynskiDFP
C
5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 5 .277
Oscar TaverasDFP
RF
3 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 .232
Randy ChoateDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Pat NeshekDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Sam FreemanDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Shane RobinsonDFP
PH
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .138
Seth ManessDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400
Daniel DescalsoDFP
PH
0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .216
Trevor RosenthalDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Jon JayDFP
CF-RF
4 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 2 .309
Shelby MillerDFP
P
2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .195
Peter BourjosDFP
CF
3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .231
Totals 44 6 13 4 1 9 8 2 24
Batting
2B - K Wong (11, J Papelbon); A Pierzynski (2, M Hollands)
HR - J Peralta (18, 2nd inning off D Buchanan 0 on, 0 Out)
S - J Jay, S Miller
SF - M Carpenter
RBI - M Carpenter (50), M Holliday (65), J Peralta (59), S Miller (3)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Carpenter 1, M Holliday 2, M Adams 1, J Peralta 1, A Pierzynski 2
GIDP - M Adams, A Pierzynski, S Miller
Team LOB - 15
Running
SB - K Wong (18, 3rd base off J Papelbon/C Ruiz), M Holliday (3, 2nd base off J Papelbon/C Ruiz)
Fielding
E - T Rosenthal (1, throw)
DP - 1 (K Wong-J Peralta-M Adams)

Philadelphia

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Ben RevereDFP
CF
5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .312
Jimmy RollinsDFP
SS
6 1 2 0 0 0 1 2 1 .238
Chase UtleyDFP
2B-1B-2B
6 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 3 .280
Ryan HowardDFP
1B
2 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 .223
Freddy GalvisDFP
PR-2B-3B
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .045
Marlon ByrdDFP
RF
5 1 2 2 0 0 1 0 2 .269
Domonic BrownDFP
LF
3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .225
Antonio BastardoDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Andrés BlancoDFP
PH-3B
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .306
Ken GilesDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Wil NievesDFP
1B
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .289
Carlos RuizDFP
C
5 0 2 2 0 0 0 1 1 .265
Cody AscheDFP
3B
3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 3 .245
Jonathan PapelbonDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Jake DiekmanDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Darin RufDFP
1B-LF
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .224
David BuchananDFP
P
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .043
Mario HollandsDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Justin De FratusDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Grady SizemoreDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .292
César JiménezDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 44 5 9 5 1 2 7 4 15
Batting
2B - C Ruiz (21, S Miller)
HR - R Howard (19, 6th inning off S Miller 0 on, 0 Out)
S - A Blanco
RBI - R Howard (80), M Byrd 2 (75), C Ruiz 2 (20)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Byrd 1, C Asche 2, D Buchanan 1
GIDP - G Sizemore
Team LOB - 8
Running
SB - J Rollins 2 (26, 2nd base off S Miller/A Pierzynski, 3rd base off R Choate/A Pierzynski), C Utley (6, 2nd base off R Choate/A Pierzynski), C Ruiz (4, 2nd base off P Neshek/A Pierzynski)
Fielding
E - D Brown (2, field); C Asche (13, throw)
DP - 3 (C Utley-J Rollins-R Howard, J Rollins-C Utley-R Howard, C Utley-D Ruf)

Pitching

St. Louis

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Shelby MillerDFP
6.0 5 3 3 2 3 1 1.38 4.26
Randy ChoateDFP
(HLD, 7)
1.0 2 2 2 0 0 0 1.21 4.99
Pat NeshekDFP
(BS, 3)
1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.59 0.83
Sam FreemanDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.47 2.35
Seth ManessDFP
(W, 5-2)
2.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.13 2.74
Trevor RosenthalDFP
(SV, 38)
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.42 3.51

Philadelphia

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
David BuchananDFP
5.0 8 2 2 2 0 1 1.32 4.21
Mario HollandsDFP
0.2 2 3 1 1 0 0 1.40 4.34
Justin De FratusDFP
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.08 2.81
Antonio BastardoDFP
2.0 0 0 0 1 3 0 1.29 4.47
Jonathan PapelbonDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.85 1.49
Jake DiekmanDFP
1.1 1 0 0 2 3 0 1.35 3.90
Ken GilesDFP
(L, 2-1)
1.1 1 1 1 3 0 0 0.95 1.42
César JiménezDFP
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.14 0.00
Pitching
WP - K Giles
HBP - B Revere (by S Freeman); R Howard (by R Choate); M Holliday (by J Papelbon)
Pitches-strikes - R Choate 22-14; P Neshek 16-11; S Freeman 10-7; S Maness 31-20; T Rosenthal 21-13; S Miller 98-63; A Bastardo 27-16; K Giles 28-16; J Papelbon 20-13; J Diekman 33-16; D Buchanan 90-55; M Hollands 19-11; J De Fratus 2-1; C Jimenez 2-2
Ground balls-fly balls - R Choate 4-1; P Neshek 1-0; S Freeman 0-0; S Maness 4-1; T Rosenthal 1-2; S Miller 6-10; A Bastardo 0-3; K Giles 2-1; J Papelbon 1-1; J Diekman 1-1; D Buchanan 13-6; M Hollands 2-1; J De Fratus 1-0; C Jimenez 0-0
Batters faced - R Choate 6; P Neshek 4; S Freeman 4; S Maness 6; T Rosenthal 4; S Miller 25; A Bastardo 7; K Giles 7; J Papelbon 5; J Diekman 7; D Buchanan 23; M Hollands 6; J De Fratus 1; C Jimenez 1
Game Details
Game Time: 4:53.
Umpires: HP--Brian O'Nora. 1B--D.J. Reyburn. 2B--Dan Bellino. 3B--Jeff Kellogg.
Weather: 70 degrees, Cloudy.
Wind: 4 mph, In From Right.
Attendance: 30,352.